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New Officer In Charge for Mackay Northern Beaches Station

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The new Officer in Charge for the Mackay Northern Beaches Police Division has been named.

Senior Sergeant Anthony Cowan has been appointed to the role.

Senior Sergeant Cowan is no stranger to our district, he was born and raised right here in Mackay.

He has been working for the Queensland Police Service for just over 17 years, serving about 15 years at different locations in the Mackay Police District including Mackay Station, Tactical Crime Squad and the Criminal Investigation Branch.

The Police Service said it is fantastic to see a hardworking and dedicated colleague appointed to a role in a location where they have served for many years.

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The Mackay Police District has also welcomed five new first year Constables to the team.

Constable Anysia Beeston Hometown of Cannonvale will be stationed at the Proserpine Police Station
Constable Dwayne German Hometown of Mackay will be stationed at the Mackay Northern Beaches Police Station
Constable Brittany Gibson Hometown of Brisbane will be stationed at the Mackay Northern Beaches Police Station
Constable Alan Holt Hometown of Mackay will be stationed at the Mackay Police Station
Constable Lauren Teys Hometown of Airlie Beach will be stationed at the Bowen Police Station

All of the new first year constables have successfully completed their police academy training at the north Queensland campus.

They are receiving orientation information on Wednesday and will be travelling to their respective stations afterwards.